Diploma in Graphic Design
Go beyond your text books and get ahead of the competition with our diploma in graphic designs. In this course, we will teach you how to put your creativity into practical use and learn basic techniques in Adobe photoshop, Illustrator and In-design to put up design briefs and build an aw-inspiring portfolio. The course is taught by brilliant instructors and there is unlimited access to tutorial videos, so register now and get started.
Week 1 - What is Graphic Design?
Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
We start the week by introducing the students to the basic concept and idea of graphic design and the world of visual communication. We also familiarize the students to the essential software’s used in graphic designing such as Adobe Photoshop and how the top designers best use these software’s.
Week 2 - Principles and Elements of Design
Thursday, 12 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
Like any other fine art, graphic designing also has specific concepts that help the designers to fit the objects into a frame. These concepts are referred to as “Building Blocks” and are categorized into 2; elements and principles of design. In this lesson, we take an in-depth look at elements and principles of graphic design to help you convey your message and add order to your design.
Week 3 - The fundamentals of Understanding the Colour Theory
Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
Even with the presence of many tools out there that many of us can use to create compelling visuals, some areas of graphic design require a little more background knowledge. To pick the right color for your scheme, it is necessary to have a basic understanding of colour theory. This week we will introduce you to terms, tips and tools that help you pick the best colour for your design.
Week 4 - Graphic Design Basics in Photoshop
Thursday, 19 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
In this week, we will focus on how to utilize the tools in photoshop to add creativity and better your graphic designs. We will start with basics of general design in photoshop, which will introduce you to workflows and techniques that helps to speed up and enhance your efficiency in photoshop.
Week 5 - Beginning Graphic Design: Typography
Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
So, what is typography? Typography is everywhere, the books we read, the web we browse and even in our daily life. Simply, typography is the art of working with text. In this week, the basic rules of typography will be outlined, which will help you enhance any design you create, that contains a caption or typographic element.
Week 6 - Design a Logo in Illustrator
Thursday, 26 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
When discussing the famous brand, the first thing that strikes our mind is the logo. The logo is of great importance as it creates an identity for a brand. Therefore, this lesson focuses on what it takes to execute a good logo, as the idea of the logo won’t matter if its poorly designed. In this lesson, we will present you with some outstanding tutorials that will provide you with necessary skills and knowledge to design and create an amazing logo for any type of brand or business.
Week 7 - Graphics and Web Design
Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 19:30 GMT
Web design serves the website, similarly to the way the roots serve the plants. Any website will require a good web design as a foundation to keep it running. This lesson will provide you with a solid foundation that helps you build an attractive website that will achieve success through increased visibility and growth.
Week 8 - Printing and Pre-press Basics
Thursday, 02 November 2017, 19:30 GMT
In this lesson, we will outline some of the important printing processes, that help in translating your brilliant ideas into a print and cover some steps to follow to avoid disappointment.
- Lectures 8
- Quizzes 2
- Duration 4 weeks
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 26
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self
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